Cricket Bats, Balls & Equipment

Lot 702:
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England Cricket World Cup 1979. Slazenger full size bat fully signed in ink by all fourteen members of the England team. Signatures are Brearley (Captain), Willis, Old, Gooch, Hendrick, Boycott, Taylor, Botham, Gower, Miller, Edmonds, Randall, Larkins and Gatting. Slight fading to the odd signature, light surface wear, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £75
England lost in the final by 92 runs to the West Indies
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'Australia v Sri Lanka. The First Test in Tasmania'. Bellerive Oval, Hobart, 16th-20th December 1989. Full size Gray Nicholls bat produced to commemorate the first Test match played in Tasmania. Signed to the face by the twelve members of the Australian team and sixteen members of the Sri Lanka touring party. Australia signatures include Border (Captain), Boon, Jones, Moody, Taylor, Healy, Alderman, Hughes etc. Sri Lanka signatures include Ranatunga (Captain), Mahanama, Gurusinha, de Silva, Tillakaratne, Ratnayake etc. Damp staining to the bat toe, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £90
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'Cricket Australia npower Ashes Series 2009 England v Australia'. Full size Duncan Fearnley bat with printed title and players' names, signed by all sixteen members of the Australian touring party. Signatures include Ponting (Captain), M. Clarke, S. Clark, Haddin, Hughes, Hussey, Johnson, Katich, Lee, North, Siddle, Watson etc. VG
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £160
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England v India and Pakistan 1982. Gray Nicholls 'GN100' full size bat signed to the face by fourteen members of the England team and thirteen members of the India team. Additionally signed to verso by twelve England players and fourteen members of the Pakistan touring party. Signatures include Willis, Gower, Taylor, Edmonds, Miller, Allott, Tavare, Randall, Greig, Lamb, Gatting (England), Kapil Dev, Doshi, Madan Lal, Roy, Vengsarkar (India), Imran Khan, Zaheer Abbas, Wasim Raja, Wasim Bari, Mansoor Akhtar (Pakistan) etc. G
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £160
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Warwickshire C.C.C. 1996. Slazenger 'V500' full size cricket bat signed to the face by twelve members of the Warwickshire team. Signatures include Reeve (Captain), Munton, Brown, Pollock, Knight, Welch, Wasim Khan, Giles etc. VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: unsold
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England v Australia 'The Centenary Test Cricket Bat' 1880-1980. Nicholls full size cricket bat signed to face by eleven members of the England team, ten of whom played in the match. Signatures are Botham (Captain), Boycott, Old, Gower, Bairstow, Gatting, Willey, Emburey, Gooch, Hendrick and Jackman. Lacking the signature of Athey. G
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £35
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Matthew Maynard. Glamorgan & England 1985-2005. Full size Duncan Fearnley 'C.D.' boldly signed to the face, 'To all my friends at Andersens, Best wishes, Matthew Maynard'. The bat appears to be match used. Sold with a full size bat for Steve Watkin's benefit year 1998. Signed by seventeen members of the Glamorgan team alongside printed name strip. Signatures include Maynard (Captain), Watkin (beneficiary), Cottey, Croft, James, Dale, Shaw, Thomas, S. Jones etc. Qty 2. G
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: unsold
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'Skeleton Leg Guards'. Pair of very early original circa 1880 open ribbed wicker and cane batting pads. Minor wear and staining, otherwise in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £90
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Don Bradman. One half of a split cricket bail signed in black pen by Don Bradman, varnished. Two small mount holes to verso. G/VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £35
Lot 711:
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Signed wicket-keeping glove. One new Kookaburra wicket-keeping glove, signed by eleven former international wicket-keepers. Signatures include Bob Taylor, Rodney Marsh, Alan Knott, Jim Parks, Ian Healy, Wasim Bari etc. VG
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £90
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Derek Randall. Nottinghamshire and England 1972-1993. Pair of Gunn & Moore 'Maestro' batting gloves worn by Randall during the 1992 cricket season. Each glove signed by Randall and the right hand gloves with handwritten details to finger protection. G
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £25
Lot 713:
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Cricket Ties. Good collection of almost one hundred cricket ties. Include M.C.C. City, Cornhill including some early ones 1979 etc, Test match, wandering club, Australia, societies etc. Good Warwickshire interest. Includes one earlier Warwickshire club tie, looks 1950's. Good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £20
Lot 714:
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Glamorgan C.C.C. Collection of thirteen ties including commemorative ties for tour matches played against Australia 1964 and a further one for 1964 & 1968, two Glamorgan County Championship winning ties 1969 and one, 1997, tour match v New Zealand 1973, Benefit ties for Steve James, Hugh Morris, Adrian Dale and Colin Metson (Qty 2) etc. G/VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £15
Lot 715:
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Michael Hussey. Durham 2005 & Australia 2005-2013. Blue Durham one day shirt worn by Hussey during his time playing for Durham. The shirt, with 'Hussey' and '1' to back and signed over the '1' by Hussey, is framed and mounted with images of Hussey and his signature on white card. Framed and glazed. Overall 31.5"x40". VG
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: unsold
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Alec Stewart. Surrey & England. Replica England I.C.C. Cricket World Cup South Africa 2003 blue cricket shirt with England emblem to chest and 'ENGLAND' below. Red collar and trim. Mounted with a signed photograph of Stewart below. Mounted, framed and glazed, overall 28"x37". VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 717:
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England tour of Zimbabwe & New Zealand 1996-1997. England white Test shirt with England emblem and 'Tetley Bitter' logo to chest. Issued to Robert Croft of Glamorgan for the tour. Signed by nineteen members of the touring party including Atherton, Cork, Knight, Thorpe, White, Croft, Tufnell, Hussain, Gough, Crawley etc. The shirt given to Paul Russell, soon to be Chairman of Glamorgan by Croft. Attractively mounted, framed and glazed. Overall 24.5"28.5". VG
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £30
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Allan Fitzroy Rae, Kingston C.C., Jamaica & West Indies 1946-1960. Kingston Cricket Club cloth cap worn by Rae whilst playing for the club. The green cloth cap, by Bukta Sportswear, with embroidered Kingston C.C. emblem to front in gold and mauve. Sold with a Jamaica Cricket Association Fixture List for season 1964 showing Rae a member of the Jamaica Cricket Board of Control. G
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £100
The vendor, whilst working in Jamaica in the mid 1960's, got to know Allan Rae through playing cricket at the Kingston club at Sabina Park and was given the cap by Rae
Lot 719:
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'The County Caps'. Large and impressive frame containing the replica caps of all eighteen county cricket clubs in England and Wales. An attractive display, mounted to borders with title plaque to lower border. The caps displayed in alphabetical order left to right in six rows of three. The frame measures 35.5"x39.5". Very good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £260
Lot 720:
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Don Bradman. Arthur Mailey, New South Wales & Australia 1912-1930. Large original pen and ink caricature portrait, on album page, of Donald George Bradman, N.S.W., South Australia & Australia 1927-1949, full length in cricket attire, by Mailey. The portrait, probably drawn by Mailey towards the end of Bradman's career, has been titled 'Don' and signed by Mailey. The page measures approx 6.5"x7.5". Excellent image. Very good condition
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 721:
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George Chilman. 'The Cricket Season of 1924 will be chiefly remembered for......'. Original pen and ink humourous caricature drawing showing various scenes from the rainy 1924 cricket season, including the covering of wickets, the humourous possibility of covering the whole ground with a marquee, and covering the batsman on his way to the wicket. Signed and dated by Chilman, 1925. Approx 6.25"x5" with 'George Chilman' stamp to verso. Excellent images. G
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £55
Lot 722:
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George Chilman. 'Somerset v Hampshire' 1928. Original pen and ink humourous caricature drawing showing various players who played in the match played in August 1928. Various players featured from both teams including P. Mead, R. Aird, J. Daniell, J.C. White, Hon L.H. Tennyson etc. Signed and dated by Chilman, August 1928. Approx 5"x6.5" with 'George Chilman' stamp to verso. Excellent images. Crease to top half of drawing, tear to lower right hand corner, adhesive marks to verso, good
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £110
The match was drawn, Gresswell took 9-62 in Hampshire first innings, Judd taking 6-65 in Hampshire's first innings. Longrigg top scored in the match with 95
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Yorkshire. J.H. Dodgson. 'Yorkshire Evening Post' cartoonist 1900/1920's. Collection of seven satirical original pencil cartoons drawn by Dodgson, using his pseudonym 'Kester', and featuring the 'Yorkshire Tyke'. All feature cricket with heavy Yorkshire cricket interest and including other county players circa 1908-1912. Cricketers featured in the cartoons include Herbert Sedgwick, Sir Archibald W. White, Schofield Haig (all of Yorkshire), Walter Brearley (Lancashire), Gilbert Jessop (Gloucestershire), Kenneth Hutchings (Kent) and A.O. Jones (Captain of Nottinghamshire). Each cartoon is drawn on pages measuring approximately 5.5"x8.5". Odd nicks/small tears to page edges, general wear otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £140
Dodgson, using his pseudonym 'Kester', and featuring the 'Yorkshire Tyke' giving a forthright commentary on local affairs for twenty five years in the Yorkshire Evening Post making 'Kester' a well known figure in the Leeds area. Dodgson died in 1953, aged 80.

The Yorkshire Tyke appears in nearly every one of the cartoons drawn by Dodgson is normally dressed in archetypal flat cap, scarf and with trousers tied at the knee. He is normally portrayed smoking or holding a pipe which is always pointing downwards

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